4 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    2 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    22 May 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

  • We are looking for a strong practitioner who is confident and skilled in working with learners who have SEMH needs
  • Honours degree or equivalent
  • Qualified Teacher Status preferable, but not essential
  • Experience of working with vulnerable pupils in a mainstream school, preferred
  • Qualification in art / DT
  • Good understanding of the KS3 and KS4 curriculum for Art and Design Technology
  • Good knowledge of DT machinery
  • Good knowledge of health and safety, COSHH and risk assessments
  • Good understanding of working with pupils with SEN / medical or behaviour needs
  • Ability to assess to inform learning
  • Be aspirational
  • Be well organised and planned
  • Have emotional resilience to remain calm under pressure
  • Be empathetic
  • Be a team player

What the school offers its staff

Tor is a special place to work. Joining Tor is like a family; we look out for each other, we are supportive of each other and you always feel part of a team that is there for you. It can be challenging but the feeling of being part of a body of people who will help you is quite special. We believe in people and their capacity; we look for the good. All people at Tor School are valued and invested in as part of our commitment to helping us all to better reach our potential.

Commitment to safeguarding

Tor School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS and all relevant pre-employment checks, including social media screening.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please complete the online application.

Apply for this job

Upload additional documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About Tor School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 5 to 16
School size
17 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 16
Phone number
01458 258296

All-through pupil referral unit

Arranging a visit to Tor School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email mandy.ramsey@torschool.org.

School location

Similar jobs nearby

Teacher of Art & DT

Hanham Woods Academy

Memorial Road, Bristol, Bristol, BS15 3LA

Teacher of Art

Broadlands Academy

St Francis Road, Bristol, BS31 2DY

Teacher of Art, Photography & Creative Design

The Gryphon School

Bristol Road, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 4EQ

Art & Photography Teacher - Maternity Cover x 2

Frome Community College

Bath Road, Frome, Somerset, BA11 2HQ

Get a job alert when similar jobs are listed

Find more school jobs in Somerset, Bath and Bristol